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Computer Science in Real-Time Interactive Simulation, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Redmond, WA, United States
The academically rigorous and highly integrated BS in Computer Science in Real-Time Interactive Simulation program at DigiPen Institute of Technology offers extensive training in mathematics and physics as a foundation for the various topics presented in general computer science and computer graphics.
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The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science in Real-Time Interactive Simulation is a four-year computer science degree at DigiPen Institute of Technology focusing on the technical aspects of computer graphics and simulations. 

Learning outcomes

Students begin with a solid foundation in mathematics, physics, and programming, then apply that knowledge in yearly team-based projects where they design, program, test, and finally release their own fully playable games to the public. Those who successfully complete the BS in Computer Science in Real-Time Interactive Simulation program will have gained the knowledge and skills to produce highly complex software systems at a professional level.


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Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Linear Algebra and Geometry 
  • Computer Environment 
  • High-level Programming l: The C Programming Language 
  • Calculus and Analytic Geometry I or Vector Calculus
  • High-level Programming II: The C++ Programming Language
  • Game Implementation Techniques

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Academic Records
  • Financial Responsibility Form
  • Proof of Proficiency in the English Language (for non-native English speakers)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    37030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37030 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    37030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 37030 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    33700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 33700 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Redmond

  • 1556 - 2600 USD/month
    Living Costs

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